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by little flower
Tue Nov 27, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: speaking latin
Replies: 1
Views: 582

speaking latin

hi all
i need to practise my speaking. just finishing the telepaideia winter course has inspired me. would anyone be able to practise some simple latin such as the early chapters of familia romana. a fee will be negotiable
thanks
little flower
by little flower
Wed Oct 17, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: audio latin
Replies: 2
Views: 1109

audio latin

hi textkit
does anyone know if there is an audio of lingua latina available online (book 1 or 2)i was told that scorpio martianus has a version on youtube but i cant find it.
thanks
little flower
by little flower
Fri Aug 24, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: speaking latin
Replies: 3
Views: 1520

speaking latin

hi all does anyone know of a good way to improve my latin speaking abilities, apart from the conventiculum in kentucky or the latin summer school in rome. i have been studying the language for about 12 and a half years.i have had 2 tutors who improved my grammar and vocab' but havent done much for m...
by little flower
Wed Aug 14, 2013 10:50 am
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: wheelock's answer key
Replies: 1
Views: 1565

wheelock's answer key

Hi again
Does anyone know where the answer key to Wheelock is located which was done by benissimus? I had it on my hard drive but unfortunately it failed.
Thanks
little flower
by little flower
Sun Feb 24, 2013 8:25 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: headstones
Replies: 1
Views: 1458

headstones

Hi all
What does this inscription mean that i saw in a cemetry.
Fulcrum dignitatis virtus. (if i remember correctly)
Thanks
Little flower.
by little flower
Thu Nov 29, 2012 7:55 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: traupman
Replies: 0
Views: 1324

traupman

hi again I am trying to improve my latin conversation and am reading conversational latin by Traupman. Would anyone know a good way of using this book or would anyone be interested in joining me for conversation practise. Ultimately i would like to join in the conversation on a site such as Evan Mil...
by little flower
Tue Nov 06, 2012 8:02 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: de bello gallico
Replies: 2
Views: 2163

de bello gallico

hi again
Is there any online commentary of de bello gallica (preferably not youtube)
thanks
Little flower
by little flower
Wed Oct 03, 2012 2:49 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: vulgate psalms
Replies: 1
Views: 1675

vulgate psalms

hi again all The following are a couple of lines from the psalms. 1.ps(9,7) Inimici defecerunt frameae in finem et civitates destruxisti periit memoria eorum cum sonitu. 2.ps(13,3) Omnes declinaverunt simul inutiles facti sunt non est qui faciat bonum non est usque ad unum sepulcrum patens est guttu...
by little flower
Mon Aug 27, 2012 4:17 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi Budz i suggested the translation project originally but only received one interested party, novialiste. We joined forces for a while but he then disappeared. I went alone for a while but then gave up as far as i remember. In hindsight i think i was a bit nieve. i have tried tackling LL from diffe...
by little flower
Mon Feb 27, 2012 3:27 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 3
Views: 1568

lingua latina

hi again Does any one know what happened to the Lingua latina website. I think it was being moderated by Perseus. All i get now when i try to access it is a message saying i dont have access to that server.It is a good site for us budding seminarians who use LL as their basic text. Thanks little flo...
by little flower
Sun Sep 04, 2011 8:31 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Studying latin and ancient greek
Replies: 3
Views: 3295

Re: Studying latin and ancient greek

thanks Markos Little flower is the popular name of st therese of Liseaux (france). She was very much into sacred scripture and would have loved to read the N.T in the original Greek if she had the opportunity to learn it. I would also like to learn ancient greek sometime Pg.I am concentrating on lat...
by little flower
Fri Sep 02, 2011 9:40 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Studying latin and ancient greek
Replies: 3
Views: 3295

Re: Studying latin and ancient greek

hi slagathor If you are looking for a tutor i suggest you write to 'Anna.p.magistra@gmail.com'. Dr ann has been my tutor for about three and a half years. In that time we have covered lingua latina (ll) vol 1 and part of vol two and some of the catholic breviary. We are working through the Summa of ...
by little flower
Wed Jun 15, 2011 8:01 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: church latin
Replies: 1
Views: 989

church latin

hi all
Does anyone know of an online/distance course in church latin?
Thanks
Little flower.
by little flower
Sat Jun 04, 2011 8:04 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: psalms
Replies: 5
Views: 1863

Re: psalms

try psalm 2 ver 6 adrian
Ego autem constitutus sum rex ab eo super siom montem sanctum eius

But i am appointed king by him over Sion his holy mountain.
Why is 'appointed' pefect passive.?
Thanks
Little flower.
by little flower
Thu Jun 02, 2011 8:56 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: psalms
Replies: 5
Views: 1863

Re: psalms

Thanks Adrianus
Another question from psalm 1
Sed tamquam pulvis quem proicit ventus a facie terrae (ver 4)

Like the the dust which the wind driveth from the face of the earth.
What does 'quem' agree with.?
Thanks again
Little flower.
by little flower
Wed Jun 01, 2011 8:36 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: psalms
Replies: 5
Views: 1863

psalms

hi all at Textkit Its good to me a Member finally. A quck question from psalm 2 (vulgate ed) Postulo a me et dabo tibi gentes hereditatem tuam et possessionem tuam terminos terrae. (ver 8) Ask of me and i shall give you the gentiles for thy inheritance and the ends of the earth for thy possession. W...
by little flower
Fri May 27, 2011 9:10 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: liturgia horarum
Replies: 0
Views: 1224

liturgia horarum

hi again Would anyone be interested in learning how to pray the latin divine office with me and my tutor.? I saw on an other website that for any seminarian or other person who likes to pray one might as well pray in latin. The latin divine office (1972 ed) covers quite a lot of holy scripture (esp ...
by little flower
Tue May 10, 2011 9:09 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: flash cards
Replies: 2
Views: 2135

flash cards

hi again I am working my way through LL vol 1 and hope to concentrate on vol 2 soon. Is there any easy way of picking up the vocab fairly quickly. (ie like the flash cards in vol 1). Idealy i would rather switch to church latin authors as my goal is priesthood. But since they use the LL series (esp ...
by little flower
Fri Jan 07, 2011 4:20 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: domus latina
Replies: 2
Views: 1705

domus latina

hi again
i am having problems joining the new site dedicated to the study of LL in this page. It seems that i cant activate it for some reason. Any one had similar problems or could get in touch with Perseus for me.
Thanks
Little flower.
by little flower
Fri Dec 03, 2010 6:18 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: ch 24 ll
Replies: 1
Views: 910

ch 24 ll

hi again I am having some problems emailing my tutor. Would it be possible to do a quick check of my translations. Thanks (The sick boy) In the meantime Quintus occupies the bed. The sick boy turns himself again and again on the bed, neither can he sleep whether he lies on the right or one the left....
by little flower
Tue Nov 16, 2010 9:46 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi again
A couple of little problems.
1 Catena ex ferro facta est (ll 22 13) Why ex rather than e ?.I thought ex was reserved for vowels.

2 Catena constat e multis anulis ferreis qui inter se coniunguntur. What does qui agree with.? (ll 22. 13)

thanks
little flower
by little flower
Tue Nov 09, 2010 5:56 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: My introduction
Replies: 2
Views: 2093

Re: My introduction

hi joaquin welcome to textkit.im little flower i hope to become a priest myself some day God willing. I am more into the latin mass (sspx) As scripture says 'The harvest is great but the labourers are few' The needs of this time i believe are primarily faith (semper et ubique) and charity (active ,u...
by little flower
Tue Oct 05, 2010 8:52 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: looking at latin
Replies: 1
Views: 976

looking at latin

hi
If anybody has the volume 'Looking at latin' by Andresian this question is for you.
page 199 says that the future imperative (act/pass) of trado is Traduntur . In the same page it says that the 3rd conjugation verb's have connector vowel 'i' . How can these be reconciled.
Thanks
little flower
by little flower
Tue Sep 14, 2010 8:07 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi all
Why is latin spelt with an 'e' in this sentence.
Nescis latine scribere (you do not know how to write latin.) ll 18.87
thanks
(PS. please pray for a successful visit of the pope to the uk.)

little flower.
by little flower
Thu Sep 02, 2010 8:47 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi again what does this sentence mean? Certe mulieres rarius a liberis suis discedunt. ll 20.74 does iulius mean that women dont desert their children i.e give them to a nurse or does it refer to the roman custom of picking up the child to acknowledge responsibility for it which was usually left to ...
by little flower
Mon Aug 23, 2010 10:15 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: How did YOU learn Latin?
Replies: 8
Views: 7566

Re: How did YOU learn Latin?

Hi Vexx A short summary from my limited experience. I have tried wheelock (briefly ,29 ch's of self tutorial ex's) and recently in the last couple of years orberg LL vol 1. I have also tried Adler (from Evan Milner's 'Latinum 'site). I have enjoyed LL most but wouldn't have attempted it without my t...
by little flower
Fri Aug 13, 2010 3:58 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi furrykef
the first sentence means i think

'I am your friend who loves to be with you.
the second
' Every syllable has a vowel , therefore the number of syllables is the same as the number of vowels.

thanks
littleflower
by little flower
Thu Aug 12, 2010 9:43 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi all
Whats the meaning of this from LL (ch18 verse 20)
Quaeque syllaba vocalem habet ergo numerus syllabarum et vocalium idem est.

Thanks
Little flower.
by little flower
Tue Aug 03, 2010 8:44 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

thanks furry'
try this one
Ego amicus tuus qui te amo tecum sum.
translate please
thanks

little flower
by little flower
Mon Aug 02, 2010 9:41 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi again
Why is field and wood nominative in this sentence.?
Valete montes et valles, campi silvaque. ll ch 16 ver 71
thanks
little flower.
by little flower
Thu Jul 15, 2010 8:38 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi again the A team
A slight grammar issue.
CH 16, verse 64 ' Sol oriente navis eorum e portu egreditur multis hominibus spectantibus.'
translate please.
thanks
little flower.
by little flower
Sun Jul 11, 2010 4:10 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: SOSM.Inc
Replies: 2
Views: 1531

SOSM.Inc

hi again all Is any one interested in learning how to serve a Latin Mass. If so you can get the relevant cd's at the above website. Its fairly expensive ($260 inc postage) but seems sufficient for a beginner in latin. I was hoping to become a priest but for health reasons it seems impossible so i wi...
by little flower
Sun Apr 04, 2010 7:56 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi folks In ch5 sect'2 we have the sentence 'Audi mamma ,pueri etiam me rident.' Does this sentence mean 'the boys are laughing at me.' If so does 'me' mean at me in this context. Also does any one know a good book or website to explain the various type of' and 'constructions ,et -que, atque, ac ,et...
by little flower
Wed Mar 24, 2010 3:55 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: adler
Replies: 1
Views: 893

adler

hi all
is this form of promulgavere (to promulgate) irregular. it is given as perfect ind' (3 ,pl). i have met this form before mainly in adler i think.
thanks.
little flower
by little flower
Sun Feb 28, 2010 10:54 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi again novi I received your message but without the attachment. Do you want to have a go at ch 1,section 1 ll. It is fairly straight forward .If you have any problems post here .I shall try section two if i have time this week. There is a section at the focus publishing website on ch flashcards (v...
by little flower
Fri Feb 26, 2010 11:34 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi again novi I have spoken to Ann and she has given her blessing to the project with one proviso. She would like me to summarise each section in a couple of sentences to bulid up my comprehension skills and help with oral/written expression. As for your questions, its up to you whether you want to ...
by little flower
Thu Feb 25, 2010 4:36 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi again Thanks Interaxus and thesaurus for your help/advice. By the way Interaxus i only received ch 's 2 and 26 of ll. I have asked pullins (the publisher) if its ok to publish translations on text kit and they say it would be better not to publish them (following the wishes of Hans Orberg) since ...
by little flower
Wed Feb 24, 2010 5:05 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi again novi I emailed Pullins about copyright so we might have an answer soon hopefully. You must tell me a bit about yourself . I noticed from your posts that you are also interested in ancient greek. I am also inclined in that direction. However i am hoping to enter a catholic seminary some time...
by little flower
Mon Feb 22, 2010 5:10 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

hi Novi.ialiste Thanks for your interest.If its just the two of us then we will have to take it slowly. Realistically its a job for a group of 7/8 plus. If you will pardon the pun 'Many Han's make light work.' The input of the more senior 'members' will be necessary especially as we progress towards...
by little flower
Sun Feb 21, 2010 4:16 pm
Forum: Learning Latin
Topic: lingua latina
Replies: 57
Views: 35300

Re: lingua latina

Hi Interaxus
Thanks for that. I would rather you sent the files to my email address if possible (saves space on my private mail) My email address is daniel.lane9@btinternet.com. Keep myself and Hans Orberg in the prayers if you are into prayer.
thanks
little flower.